Pulps were scanned in their plastic sleeves. Any areas of "light" are not present on the pulps themselves.
This includes the "rings" on the ashcans. They are only a trick of light and not present on the pulps or the CGC holders themselves.The First Appearance of the Lone Ranger occured in "The Lone Ranger Magazine" in August 1936. One was sent to the Library of Congress, the other was kept by the publishers for reference. BOTH COPIES are included in this collection. They are the only copies in the world. Compare that to the First Appearance of Superman in Action Comics Number one where 150-300 copies are estimated to still exist.
There are only 2 of these in the world and you get both. You will also get a complete set of all 8 normal issues of The Lone Ranger Magazine.These issue are scarce and very rare in high grade. It is one of only 3 very high grade sets in the world. They were published in 1937. Lastly, you get The Lone Rangers Star. This is a one of a kind item. It was issued to Clayton Moore (He was the man who portrayed the Lone Ranger for 50 years). The two ashcan's grade about Fine in comic book standards, and Fine+/VF- in pulp magazine standards. As for the 8 magazines; issue 1 is in Fine. This is a one of a kind ultra high grade collection.
If you love the Lone Ranger, and want the only 2 copies of the First Appearances of him in the world, or his personal "star", this is your chance to own them. Please view my other listings.
Very rare or high grade pulps that never come up for sale are being listed. It's one of the best Platinum and Golden Age pulp collections in the world. Note to self: Located in Box PC11.The item "The Lone Ranger FIRST APPEARANCE Both Ashcans & Complete 8 Issue Set Pulp" is in sale since Thursday, February 02, 2017. This item is in the category "Collectibles\Comics\Magazines". The seller is "matthew42383" and is located in Auburn, Maine. This item can be shipped to United States.